Chemicals

Chemical Industry in Alabama

The Science of Success

In 2011, Alabama’s chemical industry contributed nearly $2 billion to the state’s $157 billion GDP. That’s more than just an impressive statistic; it’s a catalyst for serious success.

As Alabama’s second largest export, our chemical industry is one of real substance. The national industry looks to us to produce chemicals like oxidants, light stabilizers, emissions catalysts and chlorine. In short: Alabama and the chemical industry are a great mix.

Quick Facts

  • Alabama’s #2 export
  • $2 billion annual industry
  • 9,000+ employed
  • 200+ chemical companies

Companies in Alabama

Here are a few of the Chemical companies who have found a home—and found success—in Alabama.

  • Dupont
  • Sabic Innovative Plastics
  • 3M Company
  • Olin Corporation
  • BASF
  • BP Decatur
  • Evonik Industries
  • Ascend Performance Materials
  • Daikin

Chemical Links

There are so many factors that make Alabama such a great place for Chemical companies. Chief among them are these invaluable partners: